Thirst For Life


Thirst For Life



After a lot of hard work by Hewes Pictures Thirst is finally on Amazon Media US. For anyone interested, here's the link:




Thirst for Life has been selected for the 18th NEWPORT BEACH FILM FESTIVAL in April.


Thirst for Life has been nominated for BEST NARRATIVE SHORT at the QUEENS FILM FESTIVAL in March.


Thirst for Life has been awarded the PRÄDIKAT WERTVOLL by the Filmbewertungsstelle Deutsche Film- und Medienbewertung.

Begründung: Die Geschichte um Liebe und Verzweiflung, Hass und Rassismus ist stringent erzählt, gut geschnitten und weiß dramaturgisch zu überzeugen ... ist die Jury überzeugt von der Wichtigkeit des Films und vergibt das Prädikat "wertvoll".


Michael Siebert has been awarded the BEST EDITING AWARD from the 4th INDIAN CINE FESTIVAL in Mumbai.


Thirst for Life has been awarded the DIRECTOR'S AWARD from the ASHEVILLE FILM FESTIVAL. Screenings will be held on October 15th.


With being accepted at the 4th Indian Cine Film Festival in Mumbai Thirst For Life will have been shown at four major Indian film festivals.


Thirst for Life hast been chosen for the OFFICIAL SELECTION of the VENICE FILM WEEK, possible screenings on the 1st and 2nd of September.


Thirst for Life has been nominated for BEST DRAMA SHORT and BEST INTERNATIONAL FILM at the 1st REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL in Brooklyn, New York, screening 21st of August, 2016.

Matthias Weber and Vera Marie Weber have been nominated for BEST SCORE at the 1st REVOLUTION ME FILM FESTIVAL in Brooklyn, New York, screening 21st of August, 2016.


Jens Winkler has won the Audience Award for BEST CINEMATOGRAPHY at the MEDIAWAVE FESTIVAL Hungary



3rd Noida, India, February 07,

Filums, Lahore, Pakistan, February 12-14,

Festival of Tolerance, Zagreb, Croatia, April 09-15,

Mediawave, Online, Hungary, April 27 - May 01,

6th Dada Saheb Phalke Film Festival, Delhi, India, April 30,

10th Monaco Charity Film Festival, Monaco, May 7-10,

High Desert International Film Festival, Pahrump Nevada, USA, May 26-29,

5th Bengalore Shorts FilmFestival, Bengalore, India, June 12,

Underground Film Festival, multiple worldwide screenings,

The Inigo Film Festival, Krakow, Poland, July 26-29,

1st Revolution Me Film Festival, Brooklyn New York, USA, August 19-21,

Venice Film Week, Venice, Italy, August 29 - September 04,

4th Indian Cine Film Festival, Mumbai, India, September 18,

5th North Carolina Film Festival, Asheville NC, USA, October,

1st Totoshka International Film Festival, Minsk, Republic of Belarus, October 02,

Birmingham Oktoberfest Event, Birmingham Alabama, USA, October 09

3rd Pi Greco Zen FilmFest, Ancona, Italy, October 28-30,


7th Queens World Film Festival, Queens, NY, USA, March 14-19,

4th International Motion Festival, Cyprus, May 11-14,

Best Fiction Film Festival, Live Web Screening Platform, May 19-21,

18th Newport Beach Film Festival, California, USA, April 20-27,



Thirst For Life